JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)
August 1, 2015 - January 31, 2016
Asian Growth Research Institute
Position Title/Short Description
Section: International:Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Kitakyushu City, Fukuoka Prefecture, JAPAN
JEL Classification: 00 -- Default: Any Field
Full Text of JOE Listing:
The Asian Growth Research Institute (AGI, formerly called the International Centre for the Study of East Asian Development or ICSEAD), in Kitakyushu City, Fukuoka, Japan, is seeking candidates for a Research Assistant/Associate Professor position to start in Fall 2016 or earlier. The position is tenure track and pays a competitive salary. The initial contract will be for five years, and a tenure decision will be made by the end of the fifth year.
We are interested in researchers who hold a Ph.D degree in Economics or related areas or who will receive such a degree by June 2016 and who have an interest in Asia. Candidates must show a strong record of research productivity and publications in international refereed academic journals.
Application Instructions: All applicants should submit a letter of application, CV, and PDF versions of three research papers by January 15, 2016. Application materials and/or inquiries should be e-mailed to saiyo@ . In addition, two recommendation letters must be submitted on their behalf directly to the same e-mail address. We will complete our document review by February 1, 2016, and the interview and final selection by February 16, 2016. (More information is available at
- Application Instructions Below